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  • culture movies & music

    They get me every time

    Sometimes, you just need a good cry. These are the scenes that get me every, single time. The final scene of Driving Miss Daisy when he gives her that first bite of pie. Jennifer Holliday…

    February 6, 2014
  • culture

    Great unhappiness

    Philip Seymour Hoffman died from a yet-to-be-confirmed drug overdose on Sunday. I have been irrationally affected by this. He was my favorite my actor, but I didn’t know him personally; this hasn’t stopped me…

    February 4, 2014
  • culture movies & music

    Totally radical

    I’ve lost my blogging mojo, and I’m pretty sure the kids have it — along with my sense of humor. I’m sure that most of what happens in my daily life is hilarious from…

    November 20, 2013
  • culture movies & music

    Whoaaa, man

    It’s quiet. Too quiet. For approximately the next two hours, until I have to wake Leo up to leave to pick Scarlett up from preschool, I have the house, and the silence within, to…

    October 11, 2013
  • culture movies & music

    Defying Sanity

    Remember when I told you that Scarlett hates my singing? Well, I think we’ve worked through it. Turns out she just hates my belting because it’s too loud. Fair enough. So, we’ve come up…

    April 25, 2013